Nikki’s winter survival kit

Winter is a fabulous, magical season. The promise of snow, the twinkling lights, the cosy evenings… until Christmas…

What I learnt in 2015

Now that 2015 is well and truly over – and I’ve gotten over the shock of things going…

Beaulieu and Brockenhurst

Into the woods A few weekends ago, I took a trip to the New Forest with my good…

Being teetotal (and tips on surviving a sober night-out)

Hi, I’m Nikki, and I don’t drink.    That’s not how I usually introduce myself, I promise. But…

20 reasons to get excited for Autumn

September divides us into two tribes. There are those who can’t bear to see the Summer end and…

Summer nights

Have you noticed any changes to the layout and header? You did? I’m so glad! I can’t stop…

What happened to June?

Hello! Not for the first time, I’ll be starting a post with a little apology. I’m so sorry…